BlackRock MuniVest Fund Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSEAMERICAN:MVF)

$9.20 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 02/23/2018 09:37 AM ET)
Previous Close$9.20
Today's Range$9.18 - $9.27
52-Week Range$9.18 - $10.02
Volume85,700 shs
Average Volume114,989 shs
Market Capitalization$597.25 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield6.00%
Beta-0.07

About BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSEAMERICAN:MVF)

BlackRock MuniVest Fund, Inc. is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Trust's investment objective is to provide shareholders with as high a level of current income exempt from federal income taxes as is consistent with its investment policies and prudent investment management. It seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing at least 80% of an aggregate of the Trust's net assets and the proceeds of any borrowing for investment purposes, in municipal obligations exempt from federal income taxes. The Trust invests in long-term municipal obligations rated investment grade at the time of investment and in long term municipal obligations with maturities of over 10 years at the time of investment. It may invest up to 20% of its total assets in securities rated below investment grade at the time of purchase. It may invest directly in such securities or synthetically through the use of derivatives. Its investment advisor is BlackRock Advisors, LLC.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Closed End Funds
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinancials
SymbolNYSEAMERICAN:MVF
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-800-8820052

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSN/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares64,740,000

BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSEAMERICAN:MVF) Frequently Asked Questions

What is BlackRock MuniVest Fund's stock symbol?

BlackRock MuniVest Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)AMERICAN under the ticker symbol "MVF."

How often does BlackRock MuniVest Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BlackRock MuniVest Fund?

BlackRock MuniVest Fund announced a monthly dividend on Monday, February 5th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.0695 per share on Thursday, March 1st. This represents a $0.83 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 9.07%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 14th. This is an increase from BlackRock MuniVest Fund's previous monthly dividend of $0.05. View BlackRock MuniVest Fund's Dividend History.

Who are some of BlackRock MuniVest Fund's key competitors?

Who are BlackRock MuniVest Fund's key executives?

BlackRock MuniVest Fund's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Richard E. Cavanagh, Independent Chairman of the Board of Trustees (Age 71)
  • John M. Perlowski, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director/Trustee (Age 53)
  • Karen P. Robards, Independent Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees (Age 67)
  • Neal J. Andrews, Chief Financial Officer (Age 51)
  • Charles Park J.D., Chief Compliance Officer (Age 50)
  • Jonathan Diorio, Vice President (Age 37)
  • Jay M. Fife, Treasurer (Age 47)
  • Janey Ahn, Secretary (Age 42)
  • Michael J. Castellano, Independent Trustee (Age 71)
  • Cynthia L. Egan, Independent Trustee (Age 62)

Who owns BlackRock MuniVest Fund stock?

BlackRock MuniVest Fund's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Guggenheim Capital LLC (1.65%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.23%), Haverford Trust Co. (0.04%), SeaCrest Wealth Management LLC (0.03%) and M Holdings Securities Inc. (0.02%). Company insiders that own BlackRock MuniVest Fund stock include Phillip Soccio and Theodore R Jaeckel Jr. View Institutional Ownership Trends for BlackRock MuniVest Fund.

Who sold BlackRock MuniVest Fund stock? Who is selling BlackRock MuniVest Fund stock?

BlackRock MuniVest Fund's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for BlackRock MuniVest Fund.

Who bought BlackRock MuniVest Fund stock? Who is buying BlackRock MuniVest Fund stock?

BlackRock MuniVest Fund's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Guggenheim Capital LLC, Haverford Trust Co., SeaCrest Wealth Management LLC and M Holdings Securities Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for BlackRock MuniVest Fund.

How do I buy BlackRock MuniVest Fund stock?

Shares of BlackRock MuniVest Fund can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is BlackRock MuniVest Fund's stock price today?

One share of BlackRock MuniVest Fund stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.20.

How big of a company is BlackRock MuniVest Fund?

BlackRock MuniVest Fund has a market capitalization of $597.25 million.

How can I contact BlackRock MuniVest Fund?

BlackRock MuniVest Fund's mailing address is 100 Bellevue Pkwy, WILMINGTON, DE 19809-3700, United States. The investment management company can be reached via phone at +1-800-8820052.


MarketBeat Community Rating for BlackRock MuniVest Fund (MVF)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  49 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  54 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  103
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Dividends

BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSEAMERICAN:MVF) Dividend Information

Next Dividend:3/1/2018
Annual Dividend:$0.55
Dividend Yield:5.98%
Payout Ratio:
Dividend Payments by Quarter for BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSEAMERICAN:MVF)

BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSEAMERICAN:MVF) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/5/2018monthly$0.079.03%2/14/20182/15/20183/1/2018
1/3/2018monthly$0.055.67%1/12/20181/16/20182/1/2018
12/4/2017special$0.005.67%12/11/201712/12/201712/29/2017
11/2/2017monthly$0.055.67%11/14/201711/15/201712/1/2017
10/3/2017monthly$0.055.68%10/13/201710/16/201711/1/2017
9/5/2017monthly$0.055.59%9/14/20179/15/201710/2/2017
8/3/2017monthly$0.055.56%8/11/20178/15/20179/1/2017
7/5/2017monthly$0.055.66%7/12/20177/14/20178/1/2017
6/2/2017monthly$0.055.64%6/13/20176/15/20177/3/2017
5/2/2017monthly$0.055.7%5/11/20175/15/20176/1/2017
4/4/2017monthly$0.055.71%4/11/20174/13/20175/1/2017
3/2/2017monthly$0.055.63%3/13/20173/15/20174/3/2017
2/15/2017monthly$0.056.01%2/13/20172/15/20173/1/2017
1/4/2017monthly$0.056.11%1/11/20171/13/20172/1/2017
7/2/2015monthly$0.056.72%7/13/20157/15/20158/3/2015
6/2/2015monthly$0.056.4%6/11/20156/15/20157/1/2015
5/4/2015monthly$0.056.31%5/13/20155/15/20156/1/2015
4/2/2015monthly$0.056.29%4/13/20154/15/20155/1/2015
3/3/2015monthly$0.056.29%3/11/20153/13/20154/1/2015
2/3/2015monthly$0.056.11%2/11/20152/13/20153/2/2015
1/6/2015monthly$0.056.39%1/13/20151/15/20152/2/2015
12/2/2014monthly$0.000.14%12/10/201412/12/201412/31/2014
11/4/2014monthly$0.056.53%11/12/201411/14/201412/1/2014
10/6/2014monthly$0.056.58%10/10/201410/15/201411/3/2014
9/4/2014monthly$0.056.64%9/11/20149/15/201410/1/2014
8/4/2014monthly$0.056.67%8/13/20148/15/20149/2/2014
7/2/2014monthly$0.056.64%7/11/20147/15/20148/1/2014
6/3/2014monthly$0.066.95%6/12/20146/16/20147/1/2014
5/2/2014monthly$0.067.02%5/13/20145/15/20146/2/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSEAMERICAN MVF) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

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BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSEAMERICAN MVF) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
1/25/2017Phillip SoccioInsiderBuy200$9.80$1,960.002,425View SEC Filing  
10/14/2016Phillip SoccioInsiderBuy250$9.95$2,487.502,193View SEC Filing  
4/1/2016Theodore R Jaeckel JrPortfolio ManagerSell912$10.78$9,831.363,581View SEC Filing  
3/31/2016Theodore R Jaeckel JrPortfolio ManagerSell588$10.78$6,338.644,493View SEC Filing  
3/24/2016Theodore R Jaeckel JrPortfolio ManagerSell1,500$10.69$16,035.005,081View SEC Filing  
3/2/2016Theodore R Jaeckel JrPortfolio ManagerSell1,160$10.58$12,272.806,533View SEC Filing  
4/23/2014Peter HayesInsiderBuy3,000$9.64$28,920.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2013Theodore R Jaeckel JrPortfolio ManagerBuy2,000$10.10$20,200.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSEAMERICAN MVF) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
BlackRock MuniVest Fund Inc. (MVF) Raises Dividend to $0.07 Per ShareBlackRock MuniVest Fund Inc. (MVF) Raises Dividend to $0.07 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 5 at 6:46 PM
BlackRock MuniVest Fund Inc. (MVF) Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.05BlackRock MuniVest Fund Inc. (MVF) Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.05
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 3 at 6:54 PM
Short Interest in BlackRock MuniVest Fund Inc. (MVF) Declines By 26.3%Short Interest in BlackRock MuniVest Fund Inc. (MVF) Declines By 26.3%
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 28 at 2:09 AM
BlackRock MuniVest Fund, Inc. Announces Special Dividend of $0.00 (MVF)BlackRock MuniVest Fund, Inc. Announces Special Dividend of $0.00 (MVF)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 4 at 6:56 PM
BlackRock MuniVest Fund, Inc. (MVF) Sees Large Increase in Short InterestBlackRock MuniVest Fund, Inc. (MVF) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 27 at 8:24 PM

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